Senior Health and Safety Advisor

Location Maidenhead
Sector: Health and Safety, Facilities Management and Property
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Contact name: Emily Flynn

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Job ref: EF1640_1655312496
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Senior Health and Safety Advisor
Maidenhead | £35,000 to £45,000 + Excellent Benefits

We have been engaged by one of worlds largest intergovernmental horticultural organisations who are looking to appoint a Senior Health and Safety Advisor to be based in the Maidenhead area with very occasional travel to countries across the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

This role requires a self-starter who can drive forward a positive Health and Safety culture in a dynamic and varied environment.

Responsibilities of the Senior Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Supporting the site teams by providing constructive advice and feedback on their Health and Safety practices, identifying areas for improvement and feeding back as appropriate
  • Accidents, near misses and incident reporting whilst monitoring key issues and trends
  • Drawing up annual monitoring plans in liaison with the Regional and Country Managers, and coordinating and analysing country performance providing practical advice on corrective and preventative actions as necessary
  • Maintaining, updating and improving the company's management systems and wider framework
  • Delivering Health and Safety knowledge gap analyses and an associated Health and Safety Training plan for staff

The successful Senior Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Previous experience across within facilities management, horticulture, maintenance or related industries
  • NEBOSH or NCRQ Certificate and relevant membership of IOSH
  • Excellent knowledge of ISO/OHSAS standards with experience in maintaining and updating these management systems
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a positive and flexible approach to safety

This is a fantastic opportunity to rollout new initiatives, drive forward best practice and implement change within an industry leading organisation. For further details please contact Emily Flynn on or 01923 433 289.

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